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Body of Missing St. James Parish Girl found

Good Evening,

Lee Peck in the KPLC 7 Newsroom with a look at what we’re working on for Nightcast.

The body of a missing St. James Parish girl is found. Authorities say the 12-year-old girl’s body was found around 10:30 Sunday morning. We’ll have an update on the case.

Plus, more and more people are arming themselves with stun guns and taser-like devices. KPLC’s Monica Grimaldo talks with a Lake Area woman about her decision to purchase and carry the device.

Also, the right clothing can make a huge impression when applying for a job. But what if you’re just out of prison and don’t have the means to buy nice clothes. KPLC’s Haley Rush profiles a local business that is helping ex-cons get back into the workforce.

And, we’ll show you the big catches from the annual SWLA Fishing Rodeo.

In terms of holiday weather – it doesn’t get much better than this weekend. Meteorologist Zack Fradella tells us what we can expect for our work week.

We’ll see you tonight at Ten. Until then, we’re always on at kplctv.com.

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